Ongoing onstage for the weekend of June 23
Totem Pole Playhouse stages "Moonlight and Magnolias" through Sunday, June 26. (Submitted photo)
Nellie Darling and her friends are transported back in time. Nellie must keep a powerful book from the evil Boabahn Sith. For ages 10 and older. 7 p.m. Thursday, June 23, through Saturday, June 25. Maryland Ensemble Theatre, 31 W. Patrick St., downtown Frederick, Md. $12. Call 301-694-4744 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
'Moonlight and Magnolias'
A true-life comedy about the making of "Gone With the Wind." Continues through Sunday, June 26. Totem Pole Playhouse, 9555 Golf Course Road, Fayetteville, Pa. Tickets cost $15 to $39. Call 888-805-7056 or go to www.totempoleplayhouse.org.
'Brighton Beach Memoirs'
This comedy by Neil Simon is a coming-of-age story about a Jewish, Polish-American teen set in the Brighton Beach section of Brooklyn, N.Y., in 1937. 6 p.m. Friday, July 1; Saturday, July 2. Washington County Playhouse, 44 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. $38.50 for adults; $34.50 for seniors and students; $25 children ages 5 to 11. Call 301-739-7469.
Plus-size heroine Tracy Turnblad wins a spot on the local TV dance program and finds herself a teen celebrity. Friday and Saturday evenings; matinees on the first, third and fifth Sunday of each month and select Sunday evenings. Way Off Broadway Dinner Theatre, Willowtree Plaza, 5 Willowdale Drive, Frederick, Md. Tickets cost $25 to $46. Call 301-662-6600 or go to www.wayoffbroadway.com.